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A deep-penetrating fireball produced by an asteroidal meteoroid
Very bright deep-penetrating fireballs deserve special attention, since these events may give rise to meteorites. Thus, although most meteoroids impacting our atmosphere ablate completely, some fireball events may ...
Near earth object 2012XJ112 as a source of bright bolides of achondritic nature
(Oxford University Press, 2014)
We analyze the likely link between the recently discovered Near Earth Object 2012XJ112 and a bright fireball observed over the south of Spain on December 27, 2012. The bolide, with an absolute magnitude of -9±1, was ...